Welcome to Polonezkoy!!!

Istanbul Polonezkoy Culture & Travel Guide

Polonezkoy (meaning “the village of the Poles”), formerly known as Adampol is a Polish village located in Istanbul, Turkey… It was founded by Adam Czartoryski (Chairman of National Uprising Government and the Leader of a Political Emigration Party) in 1842. The existence of “Polonezkoy-Adampol” within Istanbul is a cultural and historical event that has never been seen before in the world. The village was established in Istanbul, Turkey after Poland was invaded by its neighbors Russia, Austria and Prussia in 1775.

Eventually Polonezkoy became a tourist town and a popular weekend break in Istanbul. Nowadays, Polonezkoy is one of the most famous villages in the world. Polonezkoy is a unique village with its success in protecting its green nature and environment around Istanbul… Travelers prefer to spend their weekends at the variety of Polonezkoy’s hotels, clubs, apartments & holiday villas. The restaurants and gardens offer great cuisine and barbecue parties for the visitors.

Polonezkoy… A brand new stairway to heaven inside Istanbul; a privilege, a life style…

You can start your morning here with a rich village breakfast of home made jams, special village breads, omelets and milk products, in the company of beautiful gardens and tweets of the birds. Hammock moments start after, under the shadows of fruit trees. A great lunch in a luxury restaurant or in a garden barbecue with the delicious meat or chicken menus and home made starters and snacks.

And a coffee-tea break with Polonezkoy’s famous Polish pies in the afternoon… Cherry and nut liquors made in Polish style also worth tasting….

For breathing outside the metropolis in the company of nature and birds, you may experience both the natural environment and culture in this unique corner of paradise, Istanbul’s back garden…